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Jenna Ernst

You’re invited to the Last Look at the Historic Lincoln Elementary School Campus Open House Community Celebration on May 22, 2021.

When: 1:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m. on May 22, 2021 
Who: Open to Lincoln Neighbors and General Public 
What: Building Tours, Painting Stations, Food Trucks, Lincoln Artifacts Auction Items, Lincoln Brick Sign-up (Bricks Available for Sale in August) 

The general public is invited to celebrate the history and legacy of Lincoln Elementary School during an open house celebration from 1-2 p.m. on May 22, 2021, on the Lincoln campus, 565 Fairfield Elmhurst, IL. This special event offers the Lincoln neighborhood, alumni, and all interested residents a chance to have one last look at the historic campus before the building is razed in preparation for construction of the new Lincoln Elementary School.  

Demolition is expected to start on June 7, 2021, and will be live-streamed on the D205 website at and Lincoln Elementary School website at Construction will be ongoing in the area until the new Lincoln site opens in August 2022. 

Thank you in advance for your patience with the building process. Please click here for a list of frequently asked questions. Any additional questions concerning construction may be directed to or

The money for bricks & doors will be used by PTA to either buy something needed for new school or for a “grand opening” party for the community. The money from classroom baskets will be used for normal PTA expenses & programs and hopefully allow us to be tied over until we come back to new building.

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